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This extension is written against the OpenCL Specification Version 3.0.3.
This extension requires OpenCL 3.0 with OpenCL C 2.0 support or OpenCL 2.x and
This extension adds support for building programs written using the C++ for OpenCL kernel language documented in the OpenCL-Docs repository (https://github.com/KhronosGroup/OpenCL-Docs) with stable versions published in releases of the repository.
This extension also enables applications to query the version of the language supported by the device compiler.
This extension adds support for a new
CLC++ value to be passed to the
-cl-std build option accepted by clBuildProgram and clCompileProgram.
Accepted value for the param_name parameter to clGetDeviceInfo:
This extension defines a new language, instead of extending an existing
language. As such, there will be no preprocessor
#define matching the
extension name string. Instead, dedicated preprocessor macros conveying
language version information are available as described in the C++ for
OpenCL Programming Language Documentation, section 22.214.171.124 "Predefined
- (Modify Section 4.2, Querying Devices)
- (Add the following to Table 4.3, Device Queries)
Returns the version of the C++ for OpenCL language supported by the device compiler.
- (Modify Section 5.8.1, Creating Program Objects)
Add the following text to the description for clCreateProgramWithSource:
The source code specified by strings may also be a C++ for OpenCL program source or header.
- (Modify section to 5.8.6, Compiler Options)
- (Add subsection, C++ for OpenCL)
Applications may pass
-cl-std=CLC++to clCompileProgram and clBuildProgram for programs created using clCreateProgramFromSource to request the program be built as C++ for OpenCL.
Test that a program can successfully be compiled with
Test with a program compiled with
-cl-std=CLC++that the value of the __OPENCL_CPP_VERSION__ macro agrees with the version returned by